Canadian Heritage Minister Sheila Copps has unveiled an ambitious plan -- which could include a massive cash infusion -- to help boost the Canuck film biz.
Canada's Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. is in serious negotiations to become the primary equity partner in Mandalay Entertainment, providing Peter Guber's company with between $300 million and $400…
The charisma that frontman Ryan Adams exhibited during Whiskeytown's debut last fall at the Mint showered the packed Troubadour Tuesday, an elixir to complement the band's buoyant country-rock blend…
Those pricey magazine and newspaper articles that studios are buying accounted for just two of the 146 features from the majors last year, according to a Variety survey of development source material…
In an intriguing about-face, Disney Animation and Pixar Studios jointly announced Thursday that "Toy Story 2," the hotly anticipated sequel to the 1995 blockbuster "Toy Story," would be headed to…
Alexandre Dumas' Three Musketeers tales have proven to be all but surefire source material for many movies since the silent days, but William Richert's low-budget "The Man in the Iron Mask"…
Julia Roberts will become the first female to receive ShoWest's International Star of the Year Award at this year's annual exhibition convention in Las Vegas.
Cinematographers from three countries and five films bagged nominations for best feature film cinematography in the nods for the American Society of Cinematographers' 12th annual awards.
A wedding held on the eve of the 20th century propels the action of "The Best Man." Italy's Oscar submission and a Golden Globe nominee, Pupi Avati's blend of humor and romance, centering on the…
The German box office took in a record DM1.47 billion ($807 million) in 1997, representing an increase of 11.75% over the previous year. More than 143 million tickets were sold in 1997, the…
The Publicists Guild of America on Thursday announced its nominations for best marketing campaigns in movies and television.